Sharpen your trading skills risk-free.

With paperMoney®, the market is your trading playground.

paperMoney is the virtual trading experience that lets you practice trading on thinkorswim® using real-time market data—all without risking real funds. You'll have access to many of the same products, tools, and features you'd have during live trading within thinkorswim. 

Practice trading with US$100,000 of virtual buying power.

Trade equities, options, and more in a live market simulation. 

Refine and optimize your trading experience.

See how changes to tool settings and organization can complement your trading workflow. 

Track and evaluate your performance.

Leverage a range of virtual trade data, including profit and loss analysis, to help validate or refine your trading strategies. 

paperMoney is just one of the many features within thinkorswim.

Other features include: 

  • Elite trading tools that give traders the power to scan the market for opportunities, create customizable alerts, and place even the most complex trades
  • Built-in access to a wide range of education curated for traders
  • The ability to share ideas and insights with other passionate traders in our in-platform chat rooms

Ready to start investing in the U.S market?

Have more questions? We're here to help.


New clients
+44 203 795 2704

Existing clients 
0808 234 6306 (freephone from the UK)
1-800-362-1774 (in the US)

Customer service hours
10:30 pm Sunday to 6:00 am Saturday (UK Time)


Charles Schwab, UK., Limited
33 Ludgate Hill
London EC4M 7JN
United Kingdom

Office hours
Monday-Friday, 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (UK Time)